27 Alexandra Road

27 Alexandra Road (Map)

ARCHITECTURE

No 27 Alexandra Road is a single-storey house constructed in tuck pointed brick and rendered brick with a hipped and gable corrugated iron roof. It is a very fine expression of the Federation Filigree style. It is symmetrically composed with a full-width return hip roofed verandah. The verandah is supported on turned timber posts with post brackets. A vertical timber balustrade spans between the posts. A gable roofed porch is located centrally over the verandah. The gable has timber filigree detailing and a jettied gable. There is a central door flanked by pairs of French double hung sash windows. There are rendered string courses. The roofscape features several tall, part rendered chimneys.

HISTORY

Research on the history of this property is currently under way by the Museum of Perth in partnership with the Town of East Fremantle. If you have any stories or information about this property, please contribute it in the comments below.

RESIDENTS

1926 - 1934: Bennett, Phillip (B and Burnside)

1934 - 1949: Bennett, Mrs. L.

CONTRIBUTE YOUR STORIES OR IMAGES BELOW